The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 21 64 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 6.09% 13.03% 5.79%
As % of the System Software category 72.41% 65.98% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 19
Average salary £29,000 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.95% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,125 £30,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

System Software Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 97 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 8.41% 19.76% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 63 33
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in York

Active Directory
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in York

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in York

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the York region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (42.11%) VMware
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (28.95%) ITIL
7 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
8 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 10 (26.32%) .NET
8 10 (26.32%) VMware ESX
9 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
9 9 (23.68%) IIS
9 9 (23.68%) C#
10 8 (21.05%) SQL
10 8 (21.05%) DNS
11 7 (18.42%) Apple
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (18.42%) Puppet
11 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
11 7 (18.42%) DevOps
12 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (15.79%) DHCP
13 5 (13.16%) MS Office
13 5 (13.16%) Citrix
14 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (10.53%) Software Testing

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the York region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) IIS
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Lync
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) VoIP
4 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) FTP
6 1 (2.63%) HTTP
6 1 (2.63%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQLite
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) FrontPage
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Support Technician
4 5 (13.16%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Development Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Technical Support
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Ajax
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX
6 4 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) HPUX
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) DevOps
3 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.26%) Web Development
4 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Security Management
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) C#
1 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (26.32%) VMware ESX
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Apple
4 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) Spiceworks